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The Software Library: ZX Spectrum

The ZX Spectrum (pronounced /ˈzɛdˌɛks/ "Zed-Ex") is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd. The machine was launched as the ZX Spectrum by Sinclair to highlight the machine's colour display, compared with the black-and-white of its predecessor, the ZX81. The Spectrum was ultimately released as eight different models; together they sold in excess of 5 million units worldwide (not counting numerous clones). The Spectrum was among the first mainstream audience home computers in the UK, similar in significance to the Commodore 64 in the USA. The introduction of the ZX Spectrum led to a boom in companies producing software and hardware for the machine, the effects of which are still seen; some credit it as the machine which launched the UK IT industry. Licensing deals and clones followed, and earned Clive Sinclair a knighthood for "services to British industry".

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The Software Library: ZX Spectrum
9,640
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
1,247
ZX Spectrum Library: Applications
760
ZX Spectrum Library: Covertapes
475
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
1987 Ocean
software
eye 81
favorite 0
comment 0
The game is set in a distant future, when man has colonised the remote star systems and matter can be manipulated with ease. Unfortunately man's political and moral development has remained stagnant since the second millennium and Inter-stellar War has raged for the last 600 years. You are a member of a thinly spread group of dissenters who are opposed to the weapons research carried out by the Survivor Zero Corporation; have discovered that the weapons used by all sides in the war are supplied...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
1985 Mind Games
software
eye 1,490
favorite 0
comment 0
The game is based on the film Alien and includes all the characters from the film. It was a strategy game set over the 3 levels of the commercial towing vehicle Nostromo and includes a maze of airducts through which you and the Alien can reach all the areas of the ship. There is no set way to win or loose the game but the more successful you are the better your performance rating at the end. Each of the crew have thier own personality and traits and may not obey your commands all of the time....
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
1984 Artic Computing
software
eye 241
favorite 0
comment 0
So this was what we were returning to; a scared battlefield and ashes. We'd travelled across the universe to save Earth, we'd seen off the invaders and suffered the casualties, only to find it had all been a decoy. I slammed my fist in anger. While we were away they had come in mass, and now there was nothing left. They'd built their own world here, in weeks, and their own field ready for the final battle. They had known we were coming, their only threat now. One battleflier with a crew of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,707
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 1 of 3)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,908
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 2 of 3)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,763
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - A View to a Kill (1985)(Domark)(Part 3 of 3)
ZX Spectrum Library: Applications
software
eye 100
favorite 0
comment 0
007 Disassembler (1992)(ZX-Guaranteed)
007 Disassembler (1992)(ZX-Guaranteed)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,830
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,790
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,621
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Licence to Kill (1989)(Domark)[a][128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 7,035
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Live and Let Die (1988)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,580
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Live and Let Die (1988)(Domark)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,761
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,632
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,592
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Lord Bromley's Estate (1990)(Domark)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 6,351
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Q's Armoury (1990)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,531
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - Q's Armoury (1990)(Domark)[a]
007-Spy Copier (19xx)(Tony Bryan)[128K]
007-Spy Copier (19xx)(Tony Bryan)[cr Digisoft]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,646
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - The Living Daylights (1987)(Domark)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,314
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - The Living Daylights (1987)(Domark)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,438
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - The Living Daylights (1987)(Domark)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,373
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - The Living Daylights (1987)(Domark)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,286
favorite 0
comment 0
007 - The Living Daylights (1987)(Domark)[lightgun]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,282
favorite 0
comment 0
100 km Race (19xx)(Coyote Software)
100 Rutinas C.M. (1985)(Iveson Software)(es)
100 Rutinas C.M. (1985)(Iveson Software)(es)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,239
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,024
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,132
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,106
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,011
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a4]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,021
favorite 0
comment 0
10th Frame (1986)(U.S. Gold)[a5]
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software
eye 47
favorite 0
comment 0
128 Magnet Demo (19xx)(Br0mba)
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0
128k Music (1989)(Simon Owen)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,905
favorite 0
comment 0
15 OS (1998)(Laszlo Nyitrai)(hu)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,836
favorite 0
comment 0
15 OS Betu Puzzle (1998)(Laszlo Nyitrai)(hu)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,975
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1983)(Mikro-Gen)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,840
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,771
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,725
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,723
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,946
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a4]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,689
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a5]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,684
favorite 0
comment 0
180 (1986)(Mastertronic Added Dimension)[a6]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 5,900
favorite 2
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,622
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,870
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,713
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,820
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a4]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,660
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a5]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,625
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 (1986)(Elite Systems)[a6]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,512
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 Mission (1985)(Tartan Software)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,397
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 Mission (1985)(Tartan Software)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,406
favorite 0
comment 0
1942 Mission (1985)(Tartan Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,810
favorite 0
comment 0
1943 - The Battle of Midway (1988)(Go!)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,274
favorite 0
comment 0
1943 - The Battle of Midway (1988)(Go!)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,331
favorite 0
comment 0
1943 - The Battle of Midway (1988)(Go!)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,269
favorite 0
comment 0
1943 - The Battle of Midway (1988)(Go!)[a3]
1984 - The Game of Economic Survival (1983)(Incentive Software)
1984 - The Game of Economic Survival (1983)(Incentive Software)[a]
1984 - The Game of Economic Survival (1983)(Incentive Software)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,161
favorite 0
comment 0
1985 - The Day After (1985)(Mastertronic)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 3,999
favorite 0
comment 0
1985 - The Day After (1985)(Mastertronic)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,079
favorite 0
comment 0
1985 - The Day After (1985)(Mastertronic)[a2]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 4,028
favorite 0
comment 0
1985 - The Day After (1985)(Mastertronic)[a3]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 3,966
favorite 0
comment 0
1985 - The Day After (1985)(Mastertronic)[t]
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software
eye 38
favorite 0
comment 0
1990 (1990)(Dennis van Berkel)
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0
1990 (1990)(Dennis van Berkel)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Demos
software
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
1990 (1990)(Dennis van Berkel)[a]
1994 - Ten Years After (1983)(Visions Software Factory)
1994 - Ten Years After (1983)(Visions Software Factory)[a]
1994 - Ten Years After (1983)(Visions Software Factory)[a2]
1994 - Ten Years After (1983)(Visions Software Factory)[a3]